Beach & Pool Hair

Beach & Pool Hair

I am in love with the beach! My boy friend, son, and I are all beach bums! I’m talking swimming, surfing—> (insert boyfriend), snorkeling, diving, you name it! So with all these water activities my hair has to get wet. I get terribly down when I am not able to enjoy that beautiful thing that(…)

Quick Fact: Bobby Pins the Ultimate Friend & Foe

Quick Fact: Bobby Pins the Ultimate Friend & Foe

OUCH!!! Got damn bobby pins! Yet another has snatched a strand from my head! To ensure you save all your hair and precious scalp from heartache make sure the tips of your bobby pins have not frayed or lost their protective cover. I know the simple state of a frayed bobby pin may seem harmless(…)

Style:Vintage & Thrifted Pink Floyd Top & Granny Booties

Style:Vintage & Thrifted Pink Floyd Top & Granny Booties

To see more pics click on read more and comment. I love, love, love vintage T-shirts! This Pink Floyd one is my absolutely favorite one of the bunch, as music heavily influences my style. Pink Floyd is one of the best bands of all time so I had to get this vintage shirt from the(…)

Urban Bush Babe: Rinny

Urban Bush Babe: Rinny

Tell us your name and where you are from? My name is Rinny and I’m the best all the DJs want to…I was in the middle of enjoying clips from “Coming to America” when I started this interview! How long have you been natural? Tricky question, my last relaxer was in October of 2007. From(…)

Detangling Session Jean-Michel Basquiat Tribute

Detangling Session Jean-Michel Basquiat Tribute

Photo by AAP. My man who is into photography loves to take pictures of me when my hair is in the funkiest styles and the most funkiness usually happens during my detangling sessions. This is just a moment captured from one of my many detangling sessions (as you can tell by my facial expression, I(…)

Old Product Regimen vs New: How my Hair has Changed

Old Product Regimen vs New: How my Hair has Changed

Over the past four years I have been pretty loyal to my personalized regimen and that loyalty came pretty easily since my hair seemed to favor well from my product regimen, and by favoring well I mean, I was retaining steady growth, moisture and very few split ends but then a change happened in December(…)

Benefits of Sesame Oil on the Hair (UV protection)

Benefits of Sesame Oil on the Hair (UV protection)

Yes, the same sesame oil that can make your food delicious can be used on you hair. Here are the benefits of cold pressed, unrefined sesame oil: -Acts as a natural sunscreen for your hair and protects from harmful UV rays -Natural healing oil full of antibacterials; great for healing scalp infections and fungus -Great(…)

Urban Bush Babe: Jessaye

Urban Bush Babe: Jessaye

Tell us your name and where you are from?  My name is Jessaye and i live in Boston, MA. How long have you been natural? As of August i will have been natural for three years.   What do you do? Is there a resistance or compatibility with your hair in your field of work? (…)